Ending homelessness within our community.
HomeFirst™ is a leading provider of services, shelter, and housing opportunities to the homeless and those at risk of homelessness in Santa Clara County. We serve more than 5,000 adults, veterans, families, and youth each year at nine locations including our Boccardo Reception Center, which is the county’s largest homeless services center.
COVID-19 Response from HomeFirst
In accordance with CDC recommendations for slowing COVID-19 spread, we are currently accepting donations for reusable masks made from cotton or cotton blend fabrics. These masks will be changed regularly and washed appropriately.
Easy tutorials are available here.
For more information and to set up contactless dropoff, please contact Lori Smith at
Donations to HomeFirst are tax exempt under the IRS Section 501(c)3. No goods or services are provided in return for charitable contributions.
HomeFirst Federal Tax ID: 94-2684272